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Longleat

Longleat, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 7NW

Tel: +44 (0)1985 844 400

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Giraffes at Longleat Safari Park

About

Longleat Safari Park has confirmed it has reopened to visitors on Monday, 15th June. Find out more here.

About
Longleat, nestled within 900 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped grounds, is home to the UK’s original Safari Park, one of the best examples of Elizabethan architecture, with an abundance of exciting attractions including Jungle Kingdom and Animal Adventure where you can get up-close and personal with truly amazing animals.

Safari Drive-through
Immerse yourself amongst Longleat’s incredible animals on a visit to the UK’s original Safari Park with six and a half miles of Drive-through experience, there’s plenty to look out for.

Start your safari at the African Village where you can get up-close to their graceful giraffe, take a walk amongst their adorable lemurs or seek out the fascinating wallabies before setting off on your exhilarating Drive-through expedition. Dare to face their cheeky monkeys in the Monkey Drive-through, survey the African Plains and look out for the mighty rhino and camel before entering the Big Cats where you’ll glimpse their powerful tigers, majestic lions and nimble cheetahs.

Animal Discovery
Jump on board the Jungle Cruise boat, where you’ll experience the thrill of their sea lions as they swim alongside you plus an unmissable opportunity to see their magnificent gorillas, meet their playful meerkats in Jungle Kingdom as they scamper around your feet and hand-feed their gorgeous lorikeets in Monkey Temple before exploring Penguin Island for an intimate encounter with these remarkable creatures.

Adventure Zone
Escape into a world of exploration and fun! Let the kids run riot in the incredible Adventure Castle, complete with rope bridges, zip wires, slides and a Medieval keep. Lose yourself in the famous Longleat Hedge Maze and join in the mayhem on their Rockin’ Rhino ride. Younger adventurers will love discovering their enchanting play area, Little Explorer’s Garden, with four fun-filled zones!

Longleat House and Grounds
You’ll be taken aback by the impressive Longleat House, where you can step back through over 450 years of history. Did you know it’s one of the finest Elizabethan stately homes in the country? The family still live in parts of the house, but 15 spectacular rooms are open for public viewing.

Take it all in at your own pace or join a guided tour through the Great Hall, Red Library, State Dining Room and Saloon. As you explore, be sure to seek out and admire the fantastic collection of artworks, paintings, tapestries and furniture that have been collected over generations.

Longleat Events
Longleat hosts many special events throughout the year, including the return of the Food Festival and the hot air balloon extravaganza, Sky Safari, which was the largest annual balloon event of 2017.

If you’re visiting over the festive period, you’ll be truly enchanted by the ever-popular Festival of Light. The grounds come alive with colour and light as a display of giant Chinese lanterns take up residence across the park.

Video

  • The Astonishing Kingdom of Longleat

Special Offers

  • Book online and save 10%

    The offer: Book your tickets online and save 10% .

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Longleat website.

    Offer link: Things to do

Opening Times

See website for opening times (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
The above times should be used as an indicator during the recovery phase from the global pandemic.

Please double-check details by visiting the website via the link above before you visit

Awards

  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020

Further Information

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Coach drop-off point

Key Features

  • Families
  • Groups

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Special group rates

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2020
  • Excellent
    5693
  • Very Good
    1800
  • Average
    527
  • Poor
    250
  • Terrible
    198

Recent Reviews:

  • Surrey_family67
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Fab
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 10th August 2020
    Hot lucky on boat trip as they had to move the hippos to other part of lake. Staff very friendly and helpful, even came to.our rescue when lost in maze. Queued for trail, but that was disappointing... Read full review
  • ajw163
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Covid measures ruin the experience
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 10th August 2020
    We queued 1 hour to see the koalas, which were asleep. This was a complete waste of time and would have been equally effective if people were just allowed to walk through of their own accord rather... Read full review
  • Mogzynator
    Taunton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Loved Every Minute!!
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 10th August 2020
    I surprised my Girlfriend with a trip to Longleat for her Birthday yesterday while camping in nearby Frome. I’ve visited twice before and loved every minute, and it was delightful to see my... Read full review

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